Art & Lit News: Rowling’s in the News Again and Divergent Gets a Make-Up Line




Book to Screen

  • Arifa Akbar questions whether we are ready to hear the untold stories of “ordinary” Nazis with the upcoming release of The Book Thief adaptation.
  • The colourful themed-by-district Hunger Games one I understood, but the new film adaptation of Divergent is also getting its own make-up line (which begs the question, why?).
  • Filed under screen to book: HuffPost gives us a list of the eleven weirdest movie novelizations.



Karri is a music teacher, an author and an indie publisher from Prince Edward Island, Canada. Her novella, The Con, explores the frighteningly fascinating world of fandoms, and she is currently working on her first full-length novel, Bent. Connect with her at

  • I am now following Philip Pullman on Twitter. That Jeffrey the Fly thing is the CUTEST. So creative and funny!